Release Notes: This release adds support for the lbzip2 and plzip archive programs, native support for handling BZIP2 (.bz2), GZIP (.gz), ZIP (.zip), and TAR (.tar) archives, and convenience library functions for people who want to use the patool functionality in other Python programs.
Release Notes: This release adds support for the pigz program handling GZIP archives. Error messages for unknown options or missing archive files are now printed.
Release Notes: Support for CRX (.crx) files has been added.
Release Notes: Support for DMS (.dms) files has been added. A bug in extracting cpio archives has been fixed. MIME type detection has been improved.
Release Notes: Archive commands are now printed on the console before running them. A RAR extraction bug has been fixed.
Release Notes: This release adds support for the "7za" archive program.
Release Notes: This release corrects the shell quoting of command-line arguments. Now files with spaces or other special characters are handled correctly.
Release Notes: Support for RZIP (.rz) and ZOO (.zoo) archives has been added. The documentation explains commands in more detail.
Release Notes: This release adds a command to compare two archives and to repackage an archive in a different format. The -v short option parsing error has been fixed.